University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Public Health (European)

This two-year course draws on the expertise of six European universities at the forefront of public health education: Andalusian School of Public Health (Granada, Spain - for Spanish speaking students), Jagiellonian University of Krakow (Poland), Maastricht University (Netherlands), National School of Public Health (Rennes, France), University of Rennes (France), University of Sheffield (UK). In the first year, you'll receive basic training in public health. You'll study in Sheffield or in Granada, Spain. In the second year, you'll specialise in an area of public health practice in the Netherlands, Spain, Poland or France. At the end of the course, you'll receive two awards: a Master of Public Health from the university attended in Year 1 and a Master of Public Health from the university attended in Year 2.

Course modules

Core modules Key Issues In Global Public Health; Introduction to Research Methods; Introduction to Statistics and Critical Appraisal; Health Needs Assessment, Planning and Evaluation; Dissertation. Examples of optional modules Choices include: Epidemiology; Public Health Informatics; Communicable Disease Control; Disaster and Emergency Management; Health Care Financing and Economic Evaluation; Using Policy to Strengthen Health Systems; Sociology of Health and Illness; Health Promotion; Systematic Reviews and Critical Appraisal Techniques; Promoting Evidence-based Health Care.

Sponsorship information

You may be eligible for a scholarship if you live outside of the EU. For further information, and how to apply for a place, visit:


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MPH Full-time September 2018 - 2 Years

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Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

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